Period
to 17 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Microsoft App-V skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 6 months to 17 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
UK
6 months to
17 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 844 781 788
Rank change year-on-year -63 +7 -31
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 44 142 320
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.049% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the System Software category 0.26% 0.85% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 31 107 222
10th Percentile £31,000 £36,250 £32,000
25th Percentile £36,625 £42,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £55,000 £47,250
Median % change year-on-year -13.64% +16.40% -5.50%
75th Percentile £62,500 £72,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £88,750 £75,325
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -22.73% +29.41% -15.00%

Microsoft App-V is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 16,711 16,656 23,902
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.53% 17.30% 16.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13,150 13,738 19,677
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,750 £25,750
25th Percentile £38,973 £36,250 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +5.70%

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Microsoft App-V as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft App-V.

Salary trend for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft App-V over the 6 months to 17 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V within the UK over the 6 months to 17 May 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -49 37 £43,750 -20.45% 19
UK excluding London -37 23 £42,500 -22.73% 12
London +22 21 £66,250 +10.42% 9
Scotland -16 7 £47,500 -5.00% 2
East of England +20 4 £31,000 -34.74%
North West -6 4 £42,500 -22.73% 3
South West -35 4 £33,819 -32.36%
North of England -38 4 £42,500 -22.73% 4
East Midlands -1 3 £42,500 -48.48%
Midlands -28 3 £42,500 -22.73% 1
South East +37 2 £37,250 -48.62% 5
Work from Home -182 2 £44,500 -31.54% 4

For the 6 months to 17 May 2021, IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 39 (88.64%) Microsoft
2 37 (84.09%) Windows
3 29 (65.91%) PowerShell
3 29 (65.91%) Windows 10
4 27 (61.36%) Active Directory
5 26 (59.09%) SCCM
6 24 (54.55%) VMware
7 20 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (43.18%) VBScript
9 17 (38.64%) ITIL
9 17 (38.64%) Citrix
9 17 (38.64%) Windows Server
10 15 (34.09%) Microsoft 365
10 15 (34.09%) Security Cleared
11 14 (31.82%) MSI
12 13 (29.55%) Patch Management
13 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (25.00%) Azure
14 11 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
15 10 (22.73%) XenApp
15 10 (22.73%) SC Cleared
16 9 (20.45%) Application Packaging
16 9 (20.45%) WSUS
16 9 (20.45%) Ivanti
16 9 (20.45%) Social Skills
16 9 (20.45%) Application Virtualisation
16 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Intune
16 9 (20.45%) Windows 8
17 8 (18.18%) Software Distribution
17 8 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory

Microsoft App-V
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.36%) Skype for Business
3 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (34.09%) Microsoft 365
2 11 (25.00%) Azure
3 8 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (9.09%) OneDrive
5 2 (4.55%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) NetScaler
2 3 (6.82%) DHCP
2 3 (6.82%) DNS
2 3 (6.82%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (6.82%) HTTP
2 3 (6.82%) HTTPS
3 2 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (4.55%) SAN
3 2 (4.55%) Skype
4 1 (2.27%) Firewall
4 1 (2.27%) Internet
4 1 (2.27%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (31.82%) MSI
2 5 (11.36%) AdminStudio
General
1 9 (20.45%) Social Skills
2 6 (13.64%) Finance
3 4 (9.09%) Financial Institution
4 3 (6.82%) Documentation Skills
4 3 (6.82%) Legal
5 2 (4.55%) Banking
6 1 (2.27%) Advertising
6 1 (2.27%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (13.64%) Consultant
2 5 (11.36%) Analyst
2 5 (11.36%) Applications Engineer
2 5 (11.36%) Deployment Engineer
2 5 (11.36%) Desktop Support
3 4 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
3 4 (9.09%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 4 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
3 4 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
3 4 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 4 (9.09%) SCCM Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Applications Packager
4 3 (6.82%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Platform Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Citrix Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) LDAP
2 1 (2.27%) OAuth
2 1 (2.27%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.82%) BYOD
2 3 (6.82%) EMC VNX
2 3 (6.82%) Hedge funds
2 3 (6.82%) Symmetrix
3 2 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.27%) NHS
4 1 (2.27%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 37 (84.09%) Windows
2 29 (65.91%) Windows 10
3 17 (38.64%) Windows Server
4 9 (20.45%) Windows 8
5 8 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2016
9 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
10 2 (4.55%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) ITIL
2 13 (29.55%) Patch Management
3 11 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (20.45%) Application Packaging
4 9 (20.45%) Application Virtualisation
5 8 (18.18%) Software Distribution
6 7 (15.91%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 7 (15.91%) Service Management
7 6 (13.64%) Change Management
8 5 (11.36%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (11.36%) Disk Encryption
8 5 (11.36%) Product Strategy
8 5 (11.36%) Requirements Gathering
8 5 (11.36%) Service Delivery
8 5 (11.36%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (11.36%) Workflow
9 4 (9.09%) Analytics
9 4 (9.09%) Break/Fix
9 4 (9.09%) Migration
9 4 (9.09%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 29 (65.91%) PowerShell
2 19 (43.18%) VBScript
3 5 (11.36%) SQL
3 5 (11.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (34.09%) Security Cleared
2 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (22.73%) SC Cleared
4 7 (15.91%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (11.36%) Degree
6 3 (6.82%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (6.82%) GISP
6 3 (6.82%) MCDST
6 3 (6.82%) MCSE
6 3 (6.82%) MCTS
6 3 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) SLA
2 3 (6.82%) GDPR
2 3 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.82%) PMO
2 3 (6.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (61.36%) Active Directory
2 20 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (22.73%) XenApp
4 8 (18.18%) XenDesktop
5 6 (13.64%) vSphere
6 5 (11.36%) BitLocker
6 5 (11.36%) Hyper-V
7 3 (6.82%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (4.55%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 2 (4.55%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 26 (59.09%) SCCM
2 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Intune
2 9 (20.45%) WSUS
3 4 (9.09%) AirWatch
3 4 (9.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (9.09%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (6.82%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (6.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (6.82%) Sysprep
5 2 (4.55%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (2.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 39 (88.64%) Microsoft
2 24 (54.55%) VMware
3 17 (38.64%) Citrix
4 9 (20.45%) Ivanti
5 6 (13.64%) MobileIron
6 4 (9.09%) Symantec
7 3 (6.82%) Apple
7 3 (6.82%) EMC
7 3 (6.82%) Infoblox
7 3 (6.82%) McAfee
7 3 (6.82%) Qualys
7 3 (6.82%) ServiceNow
8 2 (4.55%) Cisco
9 1 (2.27%) Altiris
9 1 (2.27%) BMC
9 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds